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Dr Adam Harris
Dr Adam Harris
BSc, MBBS, MD, FRCP
Gastroenterology
29 reviews

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SUBSPECIALTIES

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease

REGISTERED WITH

General Medical Council: 3249123

LANGUAGES

english

About

Dr Adam Harris is a Consultant Gastroenterologist and Physician with a special interest in dyspepsia, gastro-oesophageal reflux, irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel diseases. He qualified from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in 1987 and gained the degree of Doctor of Medicine in 1995 following two years of full-time academic research within the field of gastroenterology. 

Dr Harris worked for the NHS for over 30 years, working as a consultant in Tunbridge Wells from 1997 until 2017, and now practices exclusively privately in multiple clinics in West Kent and the City of London. He is actively involved in the British Society of Gastroenterology and has held the roles of Secretary and Chair within the Clinical Services & Standards Committee. In October 2007, he received a National Bronze Clinical Excellence Award, recognizing his “sustained and dedicated contribution to the NHS over and above any contractual requirement”.

Dr Harris has been involved in multiple publications, both within his field and more generally. He co-authored the NICE guidelines for ulcerative colitis, as well as the BSG Handbook for Independent Practice. He has also been active in research on topics ranging from ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease to Helicobacter pylori and acid-related disease.

 

 

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Medical Procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Upper GI endoscopy
 

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Special Interests

  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
  • Dyspepsia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Coeliac Disease
 

Education

  • BSc - University of London, 1984
  • MB BS - University of London, 1987
  • MRCP (London), 1990
  • MD - University of London, 1996
  • FRCP - Royal College of Physicians of London, 2001

 

 

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I found my consultation with mr Harris extremely helpful and would be delighted to recommend him to my colleagues and friends.
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28-03-2020
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I have taken the time to participate in this review because I have received from Dr Harris nothing other than the most proffesional treatment and advice. His manner and personality are second to none. He is obviously one of the best in his field. Not only Dr Harris but his secutary has also been prompt informative and a please to speak to and communicate with. Nothing seems to be to much trouble . If you want the best then don't hesitate use this Dr you won't t be disappointed
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25-03-2020
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Dr Harris is certainly a doctor with a lot of character, as well as clearly being extremely knowledgable too. Although I had been in his company for only an hour, his positive manner and jovial attitude was infectious, and I am just so delighted that he found what was wrong with me. Moreover, I’d like to give special thanks to his secretary Terri who I’ve been speaking to over the phone for weeks now, and without her diligence, I’d still be waiting for a diagnosis. Thank you so much Dr Harris, Terri and the rest of his secretarial team.
Patient seen for:Endoscopy
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03-03-2020
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The fear of colon cancer is very real and when you have a positive FIT test even more so. To have a Consultant and his support team who understand that, act fast and are able to explain humanly, calmly and clearly what is going to happen, why and what the risks are etc makes a huge difference. Then to have the same exemplary care and standards when you have the procedure and afterwards makes you realize not all practices are the same.
Patient seen for:Colonoscopy
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27-02-2020
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Dr Harris was always polite & had a sense of humour to put me at ease. He explained things well & thoroughly without treating me like an idiot. I felt confident in him & his treatment.
Patient seen for:GORD (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)LPR
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26-02-2020
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Dr Harris is the only gastroenterologist that I have seen that gave thorough explanations based on my own knowledge. He listened carefully, asked questions and responded in a personalised rather than generic way. He was also incredibly diligent regarding my care and comfort during the procedure. I can not recommend Dr Harris highly enough.
Patient seen for:EndoscopyColonoscopy
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18-02-2020
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My experience from the moment I contacted Dr Harris’s team has been outstanding! The staff were polite, attentive and made every effort to accommodate me. Dr Harris was a breath of fresh air, and managed to see me, undertake a medical procedure and diagnose my symptoms with recommended treatment all within 2 weeks. The approach to patient care was first class so thank you !
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24-12-2019
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Dr Harris is incredibly knowledgeable and to the point. You'll be in great hands!
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05-12-2019
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I am I glad I was referred to Dr Harris. He is so enthusiastic to help you , tells you in plain language what the problem is and how it can be treated. He and his team have been extremely attentive and have always bent over backwards to help me.He has always been very reassuring every step of the way. I would recommend him instantly to anyone. Fantastic, that you very much
Patient seen for:Crohn’s Disease
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03-12-2019
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From making the initial appointment for my consultation with Dr.Harris through to the procedure and the results and diagnosis could not have been made easier for me. I was extremely nervous and stressed but Dr. Harris was very professional and thorough . He has a calm and reassuring manner and s lovely “ bedside manner” combined with a sense of humour. . His secretary,Terri, was so helpful and nothing was too much trouble. She was so helpful in getting my appointment sorted out and did everything to accommodate me with appointments. Terri phoned me with results of my CT scan as soon as she got them. It was such a relief to get them so quickly particularly as the results were normal. She is such a lovely friendly person and she too has s lovely sense of humour. I would have no hesitation in recommending Dr. Harris and his team .
Patient seen for:Hiatus Hernia
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07-10-2019
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